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Sanford Health Employee Relations Specialist in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly 50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work of health and healing across our broad footprint.

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Facility: East Patient Building
Location: Sioux Falls, SD
Shift: 8 Hours - Day Shifts
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 40.00

Job Summary

Provides support to employees and managers on employee concerns ensuring adherence to Sanford's policies and employment law in a healthcare setting. Evaluating employee relations issues and concerns and recommending appropriate resolution to management. Responsible for developing, implementing and administering the corrective action process assuring Sanford is in compliance with policies and laws affecting employees. Coordinating with management and recommending goals for all areas of employee relations. Will counsel employees, managers and groups to facilitate problem resolution. Conduct investigations as it relates to discriminations and harassment complaints. Coaches one or several individuals or teams on leadership, management, or a variety of subject areas. Meet with department leadership, employees or managers to give presentations on training and development of staff. Must be able to negotiate and collaborate with a variety of employees, managers and situations. Must be able to counsel effectively.

Department Details

This position will office out of the Sanford Medical Center in Sioux Falls. This position supports departments including clinical and non-clinical at the hospital as well as clinics in the Sioux Falls Community. Fast paced position with the ability to partner with leaders and employees in the Sioux Falls market.


Bachelor’s degree in human resources, business, psychology or related field required. In lieu of a bachelor's degree, may consider at least six years of applicable work experience.

Minimum one year experience in employee relations preferred. Working knowledge of human resources policies, practices, procedures, and federal and/or state employment law.

Professional in Human Resources (PHR) or Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certification preferred.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to .

Job Function: Human Resources
Req Number: R-25771
Featured: No